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  1. Does my bird NEED special lighting?

    Your Cockatiels Health
    I've kept birds for years and have never offered them special lighting. When the weather is good I will place their cage next to an open (screened) window, but I don't have any special bulbs for them or anything. I've read that using the wrong bulb could damage their eyes. What are the benefits...
  2. FSL question

    Cockatiel Breeding
    What type of lighting do you use and can my husband get this at Homedepot I provide cuttlebone greens seeds and such although she will not being having anymore clutches this year I want to provide the best for all my tiels what would you suggest? Also do I keep the lighting on all day or just a...
  3. Lighting, Diet, and Vitamin D3

    Health and Nutrition
    Vitamin D3 is an essential nutrient that plays a vital role in calcium absorption. But the body acquires this vitamin in an unusual way, which means that it can sometimes be difficult to provide this vitamin to our birds. Sunshine Wild birds get their vitamin D primarily through a biochemical...
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